The UW Athletic Board has approved proposed contract extensions for several fall sports head coaches. Paul Chryst, Kelly Sheffield and Paula Wilkins had their contract extended by a year.
Chryst posted a 10-3 record in his first season as the head coach at Wisconsin. His five-year contract has been extended through January 31, 2021.
The Badgers volleyball team posted a 26-7 record this season. They advanced the the NCAA Regional Semifinals. It is the third straight year Sheffield has led the Badgers to the NCAA Regionals. His four-year contract has been extended through January 31, 2020.
Paula Wilkins led the Badgers women's soccer team to a 11-6-3 record this season. Her three-year deal has been extended through January 31, 2019.
John Trask's three-year contract was maintained through January 31, 2018. He led the Badgers men's soccer team to a 5-11-3 record this past season.